344 Summit Avenue St. Paul, MN 55102 651.757.4000
http://www.cva.edu admissions@cva.edu
About College of Visual Arts
  • Year of Foundation 1924
  • Size of Campus 4 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 190
  • App. Deadlines Rolling
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 19,939
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 40
The College of Visual Arts is a private, accredited, four-year college of art and design offering a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in fashion, fine arts, graphic design, illustration, and photography. Founded in 1924, the college is located in the thriving, urban residential areas of historic Summit Avenue and Ramsey Hill in Saint Paul, Minnesota.The College of Visual Arts provides a collaborative environment that focuses on individual student development by fully integrating the study of the liberal arts and the visual arts. We cultivate a worldview that recognizes the value of art and design in promoting pride in place and responsible citizenship.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, honor code
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Organization
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Distance to nearest train Saint Paul (5)
  • Distance to nearest bus Saint Paul (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Minneapolis / Saint Paul (8)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability No
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered No
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
Campus Services
  • Number of e-books 1,045
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access No
  • Library Facilities Special collection of Artists' Books
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Number Of Books in Library 7,096
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library
  • Museums Art gallery
  • Campus Safety late night transport/escort service
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Subscriptions 40
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 5
  • Basic Services Provided N/A
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 0
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 32,610
  • OS of Wifi Network Mac
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 50
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, academic, older student
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A